Check out this Cartoon on how your thyroid works. Thyroid issues can get complicated, so this might help explain a little bit better what dotors do not explain to their patients. Check out that T-shirt here:
There are more than 100 specialties in nursing, but some are decidedly more physically and emotionally draining than others. Take a close look at these fields and what they offer for soon-to-be nurses or current nurses looking for further specialization.
Vaccine Infographic - Shots, shots, shots - EVERYBODY. But seriously, vaccinations are vital to preventing disease. This infographic answers all your what's and when's about immunizations and is a great aide in keeping you and your family healthy.
Caring for premature and micro preemies is a constant weighing of options for neonatal doctors and nurses working in NICUs. Here is some science what professionals go through on a daily basis caring to critical preemie babies.
Preload is the stretch. The amount of volume being returned to the right side of the heart from systemic circulation. Afterload is the squeeze. The amount of resistance the left side of the heart has to overcome in order to eject blood.